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Universal Studios Dubailand – What Could Have Been

A Theme Park University reader sent me an Arabic brochure for the once proposed Universal Studios Dubailand, which actually started construction in 2008, but was later left abandoned. By the summer 2009, the project hit a standstill thanks to the global economy issues at the time, but this was actually going to happen! With all

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5 Reasons Why Back to the Future: The Ride Was The Best Simulator Ever

On May 2, 1991, Back to the Future: The Ride debuted at Universal Studios Florida, which marked a major turning point in the company’s history. Out of the dozens of simulators I have ridden over the years, none compareĀ Back to the Future: The RideĀ and here are my top 5 reasons why. #5 It’s The 4th

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Gone With The Wind: From Reel to Real Opens at Orange County History Center

Growing up in Georgia, just south of Atlanta, “Gone with the Wind” just becomes part of your life. Less than 50 yards away from the first house I grew up in was a sign marking the historical significance of the land my house was sitting on as one of the key battles in the Civil

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From Dreamer To Dreamfinder Review And Contest

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Theme Park University’s first book review looks at our very own Ron Schneider’s book on his 40+ year career in themed entertainment

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